Diversity Articles

  • 3 Ways the Australian Defence Force Attracted More Indigenous and Female Recruits

    February 20, 2018

    Corporate recruiting and military recruiting are very different things, but that doesn’t mean you can’t learn a few tactics from the latter. In 2012, the Australian Defence Force (ADF)—like many organizations—saw the need for a more diverse personnel base. Over the past five years, the military has worked to recruit more women, indigenous people, and Australians...

  • 5 Ways to Show Candidates Your Company is Committed to Diversity

    January 31, 2018

    Diversity used to be a box that companies checked. But today, it’s a real competitive advantage. According to the Global Recruiting Trends 2018 report, companies are prioritizing diversity to build stronger cultures and bigger bottom lines. However, the report also reveals that while 78% of talent leaders consider diversity to be the top trend shaping the future...

  • 5 No-Nonsense Tactics to Make “Diverse Hiring” More Than a Feel-Good Phrase

    January 4, 2018

    Your company can say it wants more “diverse talent,” but you can’t leave it at that. While diversity sounds great and it’s easy to champion in the abstract, it can also be a fuzzy, feel-good band-aid that substitutes for more serious, uncomfortable conversations. Diverse talent can mean women, underrepresented ethnicities, LGBTQ+ people, veterans, different...

  • How Amazon Is Hiring 25,000 Veterans in 5 Years

    December 27, 2017

    “Why do you recruit?” asks Sean Kelley, Talent Acquisition Director at Amazon, speaking to an audience of recruiting professionals at...

  • Reduce Bias in the Hiring Process By Taking These...

    November 21, 2017

    “Privilege. Racial profiling. Transgender identity. Gender pay gaps. Glass ceilings. Working parents. Intersectionality. You can’t be...

  • Despite Increased Focus on Diversity and Inclusion, Expert ...

    November 13, 2017

    When it comes to true diversity in the workplace—of age, gender, race, ethnicity, orientation—we are still a lot further away than...